Walking and Hiking

Angus has miles of unspoiled landscapes stretching as far as the eye can see. Explore Angus on foot from the beautiful coast and charming towns and villages to the freedom of the hills and glens.

See our route cards for some suggested walking routes around Angus.

A number of networks of linked, signposted routes have been created to improve access to the countryside around towns. Where possible, routes are accessible to cyclists and horse riders as well as to walkers. Some of the routes are suitable for disabled users and families with pushchairs. View the Angus Path Networks.

Please ensure that you are aware of the Countryside Code and enjoy Angus safely.

Please note that as a result of recent storms in the area, some of the walks listed here may be inaccessible or only accessible in parts.

Glen Moy

Explore Angus on foot with our suggested walking routes

Places to go walking in Angus

Carrot Hill
Cairn Bannoch
Montreathmont Forest
Cairngorms National Park
Arbirlot Falls
Montrose Basin Nature Reserve
Auchterhouse Hill
Loch Esk, Kirriemuir
Seaton Cliffs, Arbroath
Loch Lee
Glen Doll Ranger Centre
Murton Farm, Nature Reserve and Tea Room, Forfar
Blue Door Walk, Edzell
Balkello Hill and Woodland
Cateran Ecomuseum
Kinpurney Hill
Reekie Linn waterfall, Glen Isla
Forfar Loch
Lumley Den
Balgavies Loch
Craigmill Den, Carnoustie
Shakin' Brig, Edzell
Barry Buddon, Carnoustie
Corrie Fee Nature Reserve, Glen Clova
Sidlaw Hills, Angus, Scotland
Queens Well, Glen Esk
Keptie Pond, Arbroath
Dunnichen Hill, Forfar, Angus, Scotland
Driesh, Angus Glens
Broad Cairn
Loch Brandy, Glen Clova
Dog at Arbroath Cliff
Craigowl Hill, Angus
Airlie Monument
Mount Blair
Crombie Country Park, Angus
Glas Maol, Angus
White Caterthun
Rocks of Solitude, Edzell
Elephant Rock, Boddin Point, Montrose
Mayar, Glen Doll, Angus
Scott Wilson Memorial, Glen Prosen
Cat Law, Angus, Scotland
Scurdie Ness Lighthouse, Montrose
Creag Leacach, Kirriemuir
Wild South Esk Trail - Ferryden
Mount Keen
Highland Adventure Centre, Kirriemuir
Cairn of Claise
Brechin Path Network
Backwater Reservoir, Kirriemuir